Kids Stories BUNDLE - "The Spirit Starts" - Video, Book & Activities

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This Kids Stories BUNDLE includes the animated video, a SUPPORTING DOCUMENT with the illustrated book, and several printable activities to support the English language arts. View the supporting document preview!

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Kids Stories Animation - The Spirit Starts - VIDEO
Kids Stories - The Spirit Starts - Book & Activities

Video: In this 5 minute film, High Rock is just an ordinary girl living in a village with her mom and her horse. One day a Spirit appears in the sky and tells High Rock that she will lead the village. Can High Rock handle the responsibility of leading her people? Find out how she keeps them safe and happy.

"The Spirit Starts" was written and illustrated by an nine-year-old girl in Zurich, Switzerland.


Kids Stories is a collection of nine animated stories written and illustrated by children from around the world – the stories have been animated so that they ‘come alive’. Combined with viewing the videos and/or reading the accompanying picture-book, the purpose of the activities is to support the language arts with creative writing and artistic expression, promote a sharing of ideas and perspectives, and develop an awareness of the wider world.

The objectives of this activity are:

1. To introduce children to stories written and illustrated by other children in different parts of the world.

2. To give students an opportunity to relate to other young authors and illustrators.

3. To create a geographic awareness about children in other parts of the world.

4. To motivate and inspire children to write, illustrate, and share their own stories.

Contents - printable activities:

• Kids Stories Book.
• Story specific questions.
• Kids and self-portraits.
• International kids and maps.
• Young Authors and Illustrators.
• Suggested story topics.
• Book templates in portrait and landscape formats.

Find my Video Terms of Use HERE.
Find my Printables Terms of Use HERE.

If you are purchasing on behalf of an institution in Canada (teacher, school board, library, ministry of education) please visit CineFete.

More Kids Stories Animation videos:

Sinzo's Adventure - Mauritius
How The Skunk Got Its Smell - Australia
Nicolas The Pea Eater - Spain
Why Fish Swim - Canada
Imagination Animals - Germany
A Day In A Cafe - Turkey
Don't Smack My Car - Belgium
The Spirit Starts - Switzerland
A Big Trip - Canada

All nine stories available on DVD, in English and French HERE.
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